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How much does a Central Texas pocket gopher weight?

It is hard to guess what a Central Texas pocket gopher weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Central Texas pocket gopher (Cratogeomys gymnurus) on average weights 599 grams (1.32 lbs).

The Central Texas pocket gopher is from the family Geomyidae (genus: Cratogeomys). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 19.2 cm (0′ 8″).

As a reference: An average human weights in at 62 kg (137 lbs) and reaches an average size of 1.65m (5′ 5″). Humans spend 280 days (40 weeks) in the womb of their mother and reach around 75 years of age.

The central Texas pocket gopher or Llano pocket gopher (Geomys texensis) is a species of rodent in the family Geomyidae. It is endemic to central Texas in the United States.

Animals of the same family as a Central Texas pocket gopher

We found other animals of the Geomyidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Central Texas pocket gopher

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Cratogeomys gymnurus: